"**Director, Software Development, OCI Virtual Networking (JoinOCI-Leader)****Preferred Qualifications**Director, Software Development, OCI Virtual Networking (JoinOCI-Leader)The Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) team delivers mission-critical applications for top tier enterprises around the world. Our cloud offers unmatched hyper-scale, multi-tenant services deployed in more than 20 regions worldwide. We are looking for a senior, tech-savvy people leader to continue our rapid growth by managing and growing a motivated, collaborative team of top-notch technical talent. This role offers a terrific opportunity to own and build powerful virtual networking services that enable multi-cloud and hybrid-cloud applications with unmatched performance, scale, and reliability.As a Senior Manager you will own the execution of software design and development for significant components of Oracles Cloud Infrastructure. You should have technical depth, architectural know how, distributed systems experience, strong people and process management skills and an ability to dive deep into project you manage. You should value simplicity, scale and reliability, be able to work comfortably in a collaborative, agile environment, and be excited to learn.Responsibilities* Lead a high-performance engineering team* Identify, recruit and retain top software engineering and cloud talent* Own your service from design through implementation to ongoing operations* Create effective project plans working with product leadership and your technical team* Manage 24x7 operational support on your teams no-downtime architecture* Build relationships with other OCI service leads to drive effective integrations and escalationsDesired Skills and Experience* 5 years experience in software development* 2 years of experience delivering and operating large-scale, highly-available distributed systems* 4 years experience leading engineering teams* BS in Computer Science or a related technical field* Demonstrated expertise in cloud engineering, networking, and distributed systems* Demonstrated ability to identify and recruit very strong engineering talent* Sustainably scale systems through tooling and automation* Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex information in a clear, concise manner to all audiences including senior leadership* Results driven; thrives in a development environment that is agile, collaborative, and in start-up mode, even when faced with ambiguity and competing prioritiesDetailed Description and Job RequirementsYou will manage a software development team that designs, develops, deploys and maintains virtual networking services across OCIs global, enterprise cloud. Potential services include CDN, virtual routing, or gateways.Critical to your success will be growing, mentoring, hiring, and promoting a diverse team of exceptional technical talent. You will lead agile development processes to ensure your team meets new product milestones and delights customers.You are expected to demonstrate at least high-level familiarity with technical areas including LAN and WAN networking, configuration persistence and automation, hybrid cloud, caching, and effective customer UI. You will apply your knowledge of software architecture to ensure high-availability, resiliency and consistent performance. You must be comfortable building new services from scratch as well as augmenting existing services.The role requires: Strong communication skills, strong analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience.**Detailed Description and Job Requirements**Manage a team that designs, develops, troubleshoots and debugs software programs for databases, applications, tools, networks etc.As a director of the software engineering division, you will apply your extensive knowledge of software architecture to manage software development tasks associated with developing, debugging or designing software applications, operating systems and databases according to provided design specifications. Build enhancements within an existing software architecture and envision future improvements to the architecture.Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.**Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.****Job:** Product Development**Location:** US-MA,Mass-Burlington**Other Locations:** US-NH,New Hamp-Nashua, US-WA,Washington-Seattle**Job Type:** Regular Employee Hire**Organization:** Oracle"